Sandy and Frank Sonnemans went through the exact same process as described above back in 2009. “We did a major renovation in our home, so we wanted an affordable oak kitchen, which turned out to be quite difficult,” Sandy Sonnemans explains. “Then we thought: why not create it ourselves?” One trip to IKEA later, the idea for a new company was born. The K’oak philosophy is quite simple: create solid wooden doors for IKEA cabinets. “We use the same sizes that IKEA does, so it always fits. Customers can choose wood in many different kinds of colours, or go for a whitewash look. We can even do bamboo if that is requested.